Maralag, Municipality of Dumingag, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDumingag
Postal code7028
Population (2015)1,895
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1315, 123.3715

Maralag is a barangay in the municipality of Dumingag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,895. This represented 3.99% of the total population of Dumingag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maralag is 5 to 9, with 240 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4175
5 to 9240
10 to 14215
15 to 19187
20 to 24162
25 to 29122
30 to 34141
35 to 39115
40 to 44102
45 to 4992
50 to 5489
55 to 5972
60 to 6438
65 to 6945
70 to 7425
75 to 7920
80 and over17
Total1,895

Historical population

The population of Maralag grew from 1,352 in 1990 to 1,895 in 2015, an increase of 543 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.92%, or an increase of 89 people, from the previous population of 1,806 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,352
1,5412.48%
1,6080.92%
1,7341.05%
1,8061.49%
1,8950.92%

Location

Maralag is situated at approximately 8.1315, 123.3715, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.0 meters or 118.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maralag shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.